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Cabris, France
Reviewed 1 week ago

A grand country house in a previous existence, now all the appearance of being in terminal decline. Only the conference/meeting room showed any evidence of past glories, the rest was shabby and in need of a great deal of updating. Our room in the "annex" was dreadful with furniture that wouldn't be out of place in a third rate flea...

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Branston
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel I booked for a economic rate of £149 for 4 nights. The room was large but drab & not clean. The bathroom was large but dirty with large staines around the toilet wall. I could not get any internet anywhere on site. It's only free if you an use it! Went to restaurant that had a set meal...

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself, husband & 2 children aged 15yrs & 9yrs stayed here on the way to a family event. The main hotel building is very impressive with loads of original features. We stayed in the annexe which is separate from the main building. I cannot speak for the rooms and facilities in the main hotel, I can only review the annexe,...

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Plymouth, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here with my daughter and the lady receptionist was amazing and so helpful. The staff were so helpful and the hotel was lovely. The pool was clean and warm and fantastic. Highly recommended. We also had a lovely breakfast. The hotel is a nice distance from the town and it has lovely grounds. Id say the only negative...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

lovely hotel .with splendid grounds,the swimming pool was fantastic for the kids ,the breakfast was superb proper bacon and sausages which made it a proper English breakfast and a great variety of other stuff on offer,only downside the wifi was not the best but u could get it in one part of the hotel apart from that we had a...

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Thank Mark W
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Part of the Christian guild group, I would recommend to anybody. Amazing grounds, beautiful land scape, well maintained. The hotel itself has lost none of its charm in over modernising with its music hall and grand staircase you feel like your stepping back into time. With the most polite caring staff, food cooked to a top restaurant standard all at...

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2017

A modernised Georgian house, lots of character winding passages and little staircases. Bedrooms are for sleeping, public rooms stately, fantastic music room and the 50 foot swimming pool is amazing. Breakfasts are excellent, and the atmosphere is very friendly. It is only 5 minutes from the town center and sea front, so no need to move the car from the...

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Salisbury, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Having read previous reviews I wasn't sure what to expect but we were pleasantly surprised! Yes the hotel is a little out dated but it is both clean and warm, and our beds were comfortable. We were in the main building on the second floor in a family room with views over the garden The room had a double bed...

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Reading
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This is an old fashioned hotel set in beautiful grounds. Yes it is a bit dated, but not without charm. Our room was clean and comfortable. The staff were exceedingly helpful and very friendly and the food was excellent. I believe there are a lots of functions and events over the weekends, so it might be worthwhile checking beforehand if...

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Such a lovely hotel with loads of character!! If you want somewhere to stay at a fair price with lovely old fashioned surroundings then you wont go far wrong here!! Yes its a little outdated and floors creek etc but it all adds to its character..Rooms are clean and plenty of hot water etc, staff are very helpful and polite...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
72 bedroom Hotel and can accommodate up to 133 guests, including a number of ground floor rooms and 2 disabled rooms. All the bedrooms at Sidholme Hotel include Fair-Trade tea and coffee making facilities and hair-dryers. Bedrooms do not have televisions, however a comfortable television room is easily located within the Hotel. Parking is free for Guests of the Hotel.This gracious Georgian mansion has been welcoming guests for 80 years with a Christian ethos. It was originally built for the 6th Earl of Buckinghamshire and was known as Richmond Lodge. It is particularly noted for its magnificent Music Room, complete with fine chandeliers and Gothic-style organ.Well suited to the holiday maker and conference delegate alike, who can work, rest or play in its peaceful and relaxing surroundings.The hotel is located in nine acres of delightful grounds and when staying you have complimentary use of our Indoor Heated Swimming PoolThe hotel is only a few minutes walk from the centre of the town of Sidmouth with its splendid coastline, newly appointed as part of the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site. Please be informed that the hotel does not have lift facilities.Sidholme Hotel is part of Christian Guild group of Hotels and we welcome everyone, guests are free to take part with as much or as little of the daily activities as they wish. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sidholme Hotel

Address: Elysian Fields | Vicarage Rd, Sidmouth EX10 8UJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Sidmouth
Price Range: RM199 - RM332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Sidholme Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 72
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“Do not take a room in the annex; main house may be better”
 of 5 bubbles ericdelondre, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go somewhere else!”
 of 5 bubbles 536coling, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Maybe the maibn hotel is better? Don't stay in the Annexe!”
 of 5 bubbles CazzaBenn, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Prefer main building to annex”
 of 5 bubbles alantheball, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“For a little extra money I would recommend the duluxe double room its worth it ..”
 of 5 bubbles WayneRaney, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
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